Jamaican Gold

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One of KOOP's longest-running programs, Jamaican Gold walks the timeline of Jamaican music from 1960 to 1980: starting with uptempo early ska, swinging into soulful rocksteady & revive, easing into the inception and development of reggae, and ending with ethereal, effects-driven classic dub.

Now into his 17th year of somehow being tolerated by KOOP management, host Art Baker brings extensive knowledge and a large personal library of these musical styles to bear each week as he traces the evolution of these great sounds.

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Jamaican Gold

Artist Title Album Play timesort ascending

Susan Cadogan

Fever

Hurts So Good

Sun, 11/5/17 - 7:07 pm Album | Track

Susan Cadogan

Nice And Easy

Hurts So Good

Sun, 11/5/17 - 7:04 pm Album | Track

Wanachi

Black Root

Reggae Goodies Vol. 1 & 2

Sun, 11/5/17 - 7:01 pm Album | Track

Skatalites

Latin Goes Ska

Latin Goes Ska

Sun, 11/5/17 - 7:00 pm Album | Track

Bobby Ellis

Reincarnate

Suedehead Box Set

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:57 pm Album | Track

Derrick Morgan

Be Still (1968 Version)

Moon Hop

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:55 pm Album | Track

Prince Buster

Never Kiss You Again

Ska and Rocksteady Collection, Vol. 1

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:52 pm Album | Track

Ken Boothe

Without Love

A Man & His Hits

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:49 pm Album | Track

Derrick Harriott & The Crystalites

The Overtaker

For A Fistful Of Dollars

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:46 pm Album | Track

Keith & Tex

Don't Look Back

Musical Chariot

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:42 pm Album | Track

The Gaylads

I Need Your Loving

Reggae Rocksteady Ska, Vol. 8

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:40 pm Album | Track

U-Roy & Nora Dean

Big Boy And Teacher

Version Galore

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:36 pm Album | Track

Slim Smith

You Don't Care

Six The Hard Way

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:34 pm Album | Track

Don Drummond & The Skatalites

Chinatown

45 Single

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:31 pm Album | Track

Eric "Monty" Morris

Solomon Gundy

Jamaica Ska

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:29 pm Album | Track

Derrick Morgan

Starvation

Moon Hop

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:26 pm Album | Track

The Maytals

One Look

Jamaican Skarama

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:23 pm Album | Track

Eric Morris

There's A Place

Jamaican Skarama

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:21 pm Album | Track

Skatalites

I Should Have Known Better

Foundation Ska

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:16 pm Album | Track

Eastern Standard Time

Housewives' Choice

Second Hand

Sun, 11/5/17 - 6:12 pm Album | Track

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